Sports

Aggies Earn Bid to 24th Consecutive NCAA Championship

Aggies Earn Bid to 24th Consecutive NCAA Championship

North Carolina earned one of four No. 1 seeds, and Duke and N.C. State were among a record 10 ACC teams to make the field when the bracket was announced Monday for the 37th annual NCAA Women's Soccer Championship. The victor of Friday's first round matchup will advance to Sunday's second round to face the victor of the third-seeded Mercy College (12-3-1, 7-1-1 ECC) versus the sixth-seeded College of Saint Rose (13-4-3, 9-3-2 NE10) which will play at 11 a.m. prior to the Skyhawks' game.

The Bulls stay home to take on America East Tournament champion Albany (14-6-2, 5-2-1) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Saturday at 7 p.m.at Corbett Stadium.

Texas A&M is 15-4-1 on the season and the Maroon & White finished tied for third in the SEC with a 6-3-1 league ledger.

The Cougars will practice all week and look forward to hosting Montana in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at 7 p.m. Friday on the Lower Soccer Field.

Virginia is making its 25th consecutive NCAA Tournament appearance and its 31st overall.

The teams have played each of the last five seasons, including September, when the Cougars, then ranked 16th nationally and on their way to a 10-0-0 start, defeated the Grizzlies 3-1 in Pullman.

Brian Cashman hopes Yankees can bring back CC Sabathia, trade Sonny Gray
The New York Yankees announced today they have re-signed LHP CC Sabathia to a one-year contract for the 2019 season. This past season Sabathia was 9-7 with a 3.65 ERA (153.0IP, 62ER) in 29 starts, second most among Yankees starters.

Chris Parsons, the Thomas College men's soccer coach, said he expected to take on a NESCAC opponent in the first round, although he expected it would not be crosstown rival Colby. "We're excited to play anybody".

The UMF women earned their first conference championship in 15 years with a 3-1 victory over Thomas in the NAC title game Sunday.

With its tournament bid confirmed, NU has the opportunity to achieve some of the goals it set in the preseason. "They pushed every day", Wilkie said.

With its first American Athletic Conference tournament title on Sunday, Memphis punched the sixth automatic berth into the tournament in program history. So, despite the fact that we have a really tough first game, second game, and third game, and whatever else comes next.

"A lot of us return from last year and we knew how close we were last year", McKee said.

They were unbeaten in their last three to close the season, all three coming at WSU's Lower Soccer Field, where Washington State was 9-1-1 this season.


  • Blizzard to release more mobile games in the future

    Blizzard to release more mobile games in the future

    Diablo Immortal is releasing next year and all we can do is hope it's good enough to meet the highly valued series standards. When Blizzard took to the stage to reveal Diablo: Immortal , a new mobile game, fans went nuts in outrage.
    Jose Mourinho trolls FA in hilarious post-match interview

    Jose Mourinho trolls FA in hilarious post-match interview

    Champions League nights are extra special with the Champions League music and heightened atmosphere among the fans. Jose Mourinho has Manchester United playing with spirit and determination once again.
    Red Dead Online public beta set to launch later this month

    Red Dead Online public beta set to launch later this month

    The news comes as part of Take-Two Interactive Software's latest earnings call , laid out in an official press release . Microtransaction sales represents incremental digital sales from gamer purchases of in-game currency or cosmetic items.
  • Dwyane Wade and wife welcome 'miracle' baby girl into the world

    Dwyane Wade and wife welcome 'miracle' baby girl into the world

    Welcome to the party sweet girl! Union has been extremely open about her fertility struggles this year, appearing on The Dr. When Dwyane Wade missed Wednesday night's Heat win over San Antonio for "personal reasons", he wasn't kidding around.
    This man wants to be trans-age

    This man wants to be trans-age

    In turn, Mr Ratelband sued them, bringing the case to a court in the city of Arnhmen, in the eastern Dutch province of Gelderland. He says that with his youthful face and an age of 49, he would get more dates, possibly with younger women.
    Man taken to hospital after fending off great white shark with surfboard

    Man taken to hospital after fending off great white shark with surfboard

    The surfer was later transferred to Lismore Hospital where he was treated and is said to be in a stable condition. Original story: ALL beaches in the Ballina Shire have been closed for 24 hours after a shark attack this morning.
  • Trump clashes with 'rude, terrible' CNN reporter

    Trump clashes with 'rude, terrible' CNN reporter

    The sparring started after Acosta asked Trump about the caravan of migrants heading from Latin America to the southern US border. At the press conference, NBC News reporter Peter Alexander tried to stand up for Acosta , saying he was a "diligent reporter".
    Facebook Messenger will let iPhone users unsend messages

    Facebook Messenger will let iPhone users unsend messages

    The feature was first discovered and tweeted about by an engineer named Jane Manchun Wong in October while it was being tested. The option to unsend messages on Facebook Messenger is coming soon, the social network giant recently confirmed.
    Judge Nap: Whitaker Not 'Legally Qualified' to Be Acting Attorney General

    Judge Nap: Whitaker Not 'Legally Qualified' to Be Acting Attorney General

    Whitaker has spoken critically about the Mueller probe and spoke in a TV interview about choking off its funding. Florida attorney general Pam Bondi , who has appeared with Trump at campaign events, has also been floated .
  • Android developers have two new ways to update their apps

    Android developers have two new ways to update their apps

    Well, it proved so popular (even among mainline Android users) that the app is getting rebranded to just “Files by Google”. One is a full-screen update where the app user is prevented from using the app until the update has been completed.
    PARADISE EVACUATED: Fast-Growing Butte County Fire Has Already Burned 5000 Acres

    PARADISE EVACUATED: Fast-Growing Butte County Fire Has Already Burned 5000 Acres

    Cal Fire is continuing to update which public agencies and media outlets are tallying road closures and evacuation orders. Thursday morning has already burned an estimated 5,000 acres with 0 percent containment, according to Cal Fire.
    Ginsburg, 85, hospitalized after fracturing 3 ribs in fall

    Ginsburg, 85, hospitalized after fracturing 3 ribs in fall

    The 85-year-old justice broke ribs on the left side of her body and has been hospitalized for observation and treatment. The justice married Marty Ginsburg in 1954 and the couple attended Harvard Law School together.